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Nearly 200,000 Construction Jobs Added Since May 2016, ABC Says

Construction Unemployment Rates Improve in 24 States

Image result for association of builders and contractorsWASHINGTON, June 28 – In May, not seasonally adjusted (NSA) construction unemployment rates were down in 24 states on a year-over-year basis, according to analysis released today by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). At the same time, the construction industry employed 192,000 more workers than in May 2016, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), and the national NSA construction unemployment rate was 5.3 percent, up 0.1 percent from a year ago.

ECONOMIC REPORT - CONSTRUCTION ESTIMATED UNEMPLOYMENT RATE APRIL 2017

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President Trump Signs Executive Order to Double Funds for Apprenticeships

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS – President Donald Trump is ordering more money and a bigger role for private companies in designing apprenticeship programs meant to fill some of the 6 million open jobs in the U.S.

TRESTLES - THE TOP 10 CONSTRUCTION OCCUPATIONS TO BE FILLED BY COMPLETED APPRENTICESHIPS IN 2017

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